Contact Sheet 16 from Red Contact File 20 of the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive. The Contact Sheets contain images of the strips of negatives found in the Red Contact File, include notes, Jersey Weekly Post references, and date from 1947.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16

Date: 1947-05 - 1947-05

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein as he arrived at Jersey Airport in a Royal Air Force (RAF) Avro Anson aeroplane. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947. He was greeted by the Lieutenant Governor Lieutenant General Sir Arthur Edward Grasett and the Bailiff Sir Alexander Moncrieff Coutanche [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/1

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein as he arrived at Jersey Airport and was introduced to the Lieutenant Bailiff Mr E P Le Masurier, Jurat P N Gallichan, Brigadier R M H Lewis, John du Val, Constable of St Peter, Charles Roche, Airport Controller, Commander J M Keene-Miller, British European Airways, and Major H M Fraser. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947 [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/2

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Image of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, saluting the crowds that had gathered to greet him as he arrived at Jersey Airport in a Royal Air Force (RAF) Avro Anson aeroplane. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947. He was met by the Lieutenant Governor Lieutenant General Sir Arthur Edward Grasett and the Bailiff Sir Alexander Moncrieff Coutanche [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The image was produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/3

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein who is pictured with the Bailiff Sir Alexander Moncrieff Coutanche in the Royal Square, inspecting the Jersey Training Corps (JTC) autographing a JTC drum, with a member of the St John Ambulance and the Lieutenant Governor Lieutenant General Sir Arthur Edward Grasett, and receiving the mace from Sergent de Justice Mr H V Benest. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947 [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/4

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, who is pictured with the Bailiff Sir Alexander Moncrieff Coutanche in the Royal Square, and addressing crowds from the balcony of the Corn Market Building. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947 [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/5

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, who is pictured standing in a car, which is being driven along Victoria Avenue, as he waves and salutes to crowds of people who have gathered to greet him. The Lieutenant Governor Lieutenant General Sir Arthur Edward Grasett can be seen sitting in the car. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947. [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/6

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, who is pictured meeting children, veterans, and men from the Royal Air Force. He can also be seen signing a Royal Irish Rifles Battalion drum held by a veteran. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947 [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/7

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

Images of Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, who is pictured meeting children, scouts, brownies, and members of the Jersey Young Farmers Club. He can also be seen examining an 8th Army emblem worn by the son of a serviceman on the breast pocket of his blazer. Monty was visiting the Island for Empire Day celebrations in 1947. [see JWP 24/5/1947 and JEP 26/5/1947 p 1 and 3]. The images were produced from the negatives depicted in Contact Sheet 16 of Red Contact File 20 from the Jersey Evening Post (JEP) Photographic Archive.

Reference: L/A/75/A4/20/CS16/8

Date: May 23rd 1947 - May 26th 1947

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